Odenton, MD asked in Probate for South Carolina

Q: My mom passed away she had a will to sell the house and divide. One passed away who will receive her share!

My sister passed away after my mother the will said to her six children.

Thank you

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William James LaLima
William James LaLima
  • West Columbia, SC
  • Licensed in South Carolina

A: It really depends on the will. It also depends on when the other beneficiary died. Did they die before your mother or after? If the will does not specify, then usually the other beneficiary's heirs will inherit their share. But it 100% depends on the language used in the will.

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